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How Puerto Rico Became the Newest Tax Haven for the Super Rich

A year after the tragedy of Hurricane Maria, the 51st state has become the favorite playground for extremely wealthy Americans looking to keep their money from the taxman. The...

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Longform Podcast #310: Eli Saslow

Eli Saslow is a Pulitzer-winning feature writer for the Washington Post. His new book is Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist. “If I'm writ...

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Everything You Know About Obesity Is Wrong

Years from now, we will look back in horror at the counterproductive ways we addressed the obesity epidemic and the barbaric ways we treated fat people—long after we knew th...

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The Amazing Return of the Yabloner Rebbe

An astonishing true story of a man’s encounter with fate...

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Ballots and Bloodshed

The militarization of local politics in South Africa...

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Meow Wolf’s Magic Kingdom

How a ragtag group of artists launched an art-entertainment empire...

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How Asia Got Crazy Rich

Toward a materialist history of the blockbuster movie...

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And You Thought Trump Voters Were Mad

American women are furious...

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Overdose and Punishment

When Chad Baker died from a lethal combination of cocaine and heroin, prosecutors charged Tommy Kosto, his friend and fellow drug user, with killing him—a tactic from the Re...

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Trump’s Battering Ram

What the press secretary believes...

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The Good Word of Gucci Mane

Skinny, sober, happily married, and seemingly full of radiant light, Gucci's become an improbably inspiring public figure, a beacon of serenity and gratitude for positivi...

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